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By germanifa01 - August 31st, 2009, 19:32, Category: General



New York Times

Are E-Readers Greener Than Books?
New York Times
“The new study finds that e-readers could have a major impact on improving the sustainability and environmental impact on the publishing industry, ...

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By germanifa01 - August 31st, 2009, 18:29, Category: General



Ecorazzi

Farewell to DJ AM, Musician & Environm! ental Advocate
Ecorazzi
He sat on the Board of Directors at the Environmental Media Association and was often on hand to provide entertainment at their star-studded events. ...

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By germanifa01 - August 31st, 2009, 18:17, Category: General



Independent Analysis Shows Granite Countertops Pose No Health Risk
Reuters
31 /PRNewswire/ -- Two new studies published in the scientifically peer-reviewed Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology show that ...

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Public Comment Period Opens for New Pennsylvania Erosion and ...
Reuters
31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Environmental Protection Secretary John Hanger today announced that the Environmental Quality Board will accept public comment ...

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Commonground University Opens Its Doors in September
Reuters
31 /PRNewswire/ -- A new online training course is being offered to environmental and property due diligence professionals as Due Diligence University ...

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United Water Appoints Brent A. Fewell Vice President of ...
Reuters
In this capacity, Fewell is responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining the company`s environmental compliance program for its operations ...

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EPA awards grants for Neb. environmental education
NTV
(AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency is helping develop new environm! ental education programs in Nebraska. The EPA recently awarded more! than $50000 in ...
Neb. program to train volunteers in scienceNTV

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CSA Group launches new business-ready Environmental Solutions
Reuters
31 /PRNewswire/ - CSA Group, today officially announces the launch of its new Environmental Solutions website, a comprehensive online portfolio of ...

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By germanifa01 - August 31st, 2009, 10:17, Category: General



Owner of Cleveland warehouse that was razed still fighting city ...
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
He filed a lawsuit in 2007 against Precision Environmental Inc., and added the city as a defendant several months later, arguing that the workers stole the ...
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Coast Guard Aim! s to Halt Spread of Invasive Aquatic Species
Washington Post

The Coast Guard issued proposed standards for ballast water treatment Thursday that had been long awaited by environmental groups, ...

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Henderson Gleaner

Some Buildings Not Living Up to Green Label
New York Times
According to an environmental assessment last year, it did not score high enough to qualify for the Energy Star label granted by the Environmental ...
Evansville UE widens its lead in green certificationHenderson Gleaner
Going for the gold and green: WPS proudly debuts its new energy ...NewsoftheNorth.Net
Buildings in RP get on the green bandwagonInquirer.net
Emediawire (press release) -WJFW-TV -Durham Herald Sun
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EPA chief to visit Gary for green jobs events
Chicago Tribune
AP GARY, Ind. - The nation's top environmental official will visit northwestern Indiana! on Tuesday for an event touting clean energy's potential to bring ...

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Economic, environmenta! l issues top election agenda
Deutsche Welle
27, many will also spare a thought for environmental concerns. Chancellor Angela Merkel has generally received good grades for her handling of the financial ...

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Political, business and environmental leaders tackle ocean trash
San Jose Mercury News
WATSONVILLE -- Government officials, business leaders and environmentalists gathered Friday at the headquarters of West Marine to discuss ...

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NJ.com

Audit critical of NJ's environmental agency
Philadelphia Inquirer
AP An Environmental Protection Agency audit found "significant shortcomings," especially in the DEP's division that handles contaminated site cleanups. ...
Don't Exhale: EPA Expected to Declare Carbon Dioxide a Dangerous ...FOXNews
EPA Criticizes NJ's Monitoring of Contaminated SitesWNYC
Another update on possible appointee for EPA regional administratorAustin American-Statesman
Asbury Park Press -AlterNet -Philadelphia Inquirer
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Environmental group sues over Tahoe development
San Jose Mercury News
An environmental group as filed a federal lawsuit against the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency and the developer of a housing project on Lake Tahoe's south ...

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By germanifa01 - August 31st, 2009, 9:17, Category: General



Treehugger

Research expedition lo! oks into Pacific garbage patch
Los Angeles Times
"We did observe a lot of plastic out there in the ocean about 1000 miles from anything," said Miriam Goldstein, chief scientist on the Scripps Environmental ...
SEAPLEX researchers back with North Pacific garbageLa Jolla Light
Scientists Find 'Garbage Patch' In PacificRedOrbit

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Henderson Gleaner

Some Buildings Not Living Up to Green Label
New York Times
According to an environmental assessment last year, it did not score high enough to qualify for the Energy Star label granted by the Environmental ...
Evansville UE widens its lead in green certificationHenderson Gleaner
Going for the gold and green: WPS proudly debuts its new energy ...NewsoftheNorth.Net

Buildings in RP get on the green bandwagonInquirer.net
WJFW-TV -Durham Herald Sun
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Ecorazzi

Farewell to DJ AM, Musician & Environmental Advocate
Ecorazzi
He sat on the Board of Directors at the Environmental Media Association and was often on hand to provide entertainment at their star-studded events. ...

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Economic, environmental issues top elec! tion agenda
Deuts! che Welle
27, many will also spare a thought for environmental concerns. Chancellor Angela Merkel has generally received good grades for her handling of the financial ...

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Straits Times

China faces 3rd case of kids' mass lead poisoning
The Associated Press
Parents in Tongdu, a township in Yunnan province's capital of Kunming, blamed the poisoning on a nearby industrial park while local environmental officials ...
New lead poisoning scare in China: state mediaAFP
China Investigates Third Spate of Lead Poisoning in ChildrenBloomberg
Parents fume at factories after 200 kids sickenedChina Daily
GoKunming
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NJ.com

Audit critical of NJ's environmental agency
Philadelphia Inquirer
AP An Environmental Protection Agency audit found "significant shortcomings," especially in the DEP's division that handles contaminated site cleanups. ...
Don't Exhale: EPA Expected to Declare Carbon Dioxide a Dangerous ...FOXNews
EPA Criticizes NJ's Monitoring of Contaminated SitesWNYC
Another update on possible appointee for EPA regional administratorAustin American-Statesman
Asbury Park Press -AlterNet -Philadelphia Inquirer
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By germanifa01 - August 31st, 2009, 8:17, Category: General



guest commentary Twin pillars of economic and environmental renewal
Denver Post
These interlocking environmental, security and economic imperatives command our attention and engagement. That is why Congress must strengthen and send to ...

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Political, business and environmental leaders tackle ocean trash
San Jose Mercury News
! WATSONVILLE -- Government officials, business ! leaders and environmentalists gathered Friday at the headquarters of West Marine to discuss ...

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Ecorazzi

Farewell to DJ AM, Musician & Environmental Advocate
Ecorazzi
He sat on the Board of Directors at the Environmental Media Association and was often on hand to provide entertainment at their star-studded events. ...

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By germanifa01 - August 31st, 2009, 7:17, Category: General



The San Francisco Appeal

San Francisco asks judge to lift ban on bike plan
San Jose Mercury News
AP SAN FRANCISCO—San Francisco is asking a judge to lift a 3-year-old injunction on the city's bike plan now that an environmental review has been completed ...
City asks court to move forward with bike planSan Francisco Chronicle
Another milestone in the bike plan sagaThe San Francisco Examiner!
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Henderson Gleaner

Some Buildings Not Living Up to Green Label
New York Times
According to an environmental assessment last year, it did not score high enough to qualify for the Energy Star label granted by the Environmental ...
Evansville UE widens its lead in green certificationHenderson GleanerGoing for the gold and green: WPS proudly debuts its new energy ...NewsoftheNorth.Net
Buildings in RP get on the green bandwagonInquirer.net
WJFW-TV -Durham Herald Sun
all 13 news articles »
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Ecorazzi

Farewell to DJ AM, Musician & Environmental Advocate
Ecorazzi
He sat on the Board of Directors at the Environmental Media Association and was often on hand to provide entertainment at their star-studded events. ...

and more »
Read More....


Audit critical of NJ's environmental agency
Philadel! phia Inquirer
AP An Environmental Protection Agency audit found "significant shortcomings," especially in the DEP's division that handles contaminated site cleanups. ...
Don't Exhale: EPA Expected to Declare Carbon Dioxide a Dangerous ...FOXNews
EPA Criticizes NJ's Monitoring of Contaminated SitesWNYC
Another update on possible appointee for EPA regional administratorAustin American-Statesman
Asbury Park Press -AlterNet -Philadelphia Inquirer
all 23 news articles »
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Economic, environmental issues top election agenda
Deutsche Welle
27, many will also spare a thought for environmental concerns. Chancellor Angela Merkel has generally received good grades for her handling of the financial ...

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Coast Guard Aims to Halt Spread of Invasive Aquatic Species
Washington Post
The Coast Guard issued proposed standards for ballast water treatment Thursday that had been long awaited by environmental groups, ...

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Straits Times

Ch! ina faces 3rd case of kids' mass lead poisoning
The Associated Press
Parents in Tongdu, a township in Yunnan province's capital of Kunming, blamed the poisoning on a nearby industrial park while local environmental officials ...
New lead poisoning scare in China: state mediaAFP
China Investigates Third Spate of Lead Poisoning in ChildrenBloomberg
Parents fume at factories after 200 kids sickenedChina Daily
GoKunming
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Environmental group sues over Tahoe development
San Jose Mercury News
An environmental group as filed a federal lawsuit against the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency and the developer of a housing project on Lake Tahoe's south ...

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Political, business and environmental leaders tackle ocean trash
San Jose Mercury News
WATSONVILLE -- Government officials, business leaders and envi! ronmentalists gathered Friday at the headquarters of West Marine to discuss ...

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WAVY-TV

Navy delays release of OLF environmental study
The Daily Advance
US Navy officials announced Friday they are delaying the release of an environmental impact study that would determine the most suitable ...
OLF Environmental Study Delayed In Nor! th CarolinaWITN!
Navy delays OLF environmental impact statementWVEC.com (subscription)
Navy Announces Delay of Environmental Impact Statement for East ...US Department of Defense (press release)
InsideDefense (subscription) -Tidewater News -The Virginian-Pilot -Daily Press
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By germanifa01 - August 31st, 2009, 5:18, Category: General



Coast Guard Aims to Halt Spread of Invasive Aquatic Species
Washington Post
The Coast Guard issued proposed standards for ballast water treatment Thursday that had been long awaited by environmental groups, ...

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WAVY-TV

Navy delays release of OLF environmental study
The Daily Advance
US Navy officials announced Friday they are delaying the release of an environmental impact study that would determine the most suitable ...
OLF Environmental Study Delayed In North CarolinaWITN
Navy delays OLF environmental impact statementWVEC.com (subscription)
Navy Announces Delay of Environmental Impact Statement for East ...US Department of Defense (press release)
InsideDefense (subscription) -Tidewater News -The Virginian-Pilot -Daily Press
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AFP

China faces 3rd case of kids' mass lead poisoning
The Associated Press
In the latest lead poisoning case, environmental officials in Tongdu said it was not linked to industrial pollution but to vehicle exhaust, the China Daily ...
New lead poisoning scare in China: state mediaAFP
Parents fume at factories after 200 kids sickenedChina Daily
Children Found With Excessive Lead Levels, China Daily SaysBloomberg

all 73 news articles »
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Economic, environmental issues top election agenda
Deutsche Welle
27, many will also spare a thought for environmental concerns. Chancellor Angela Merkel has generally received good grades for her handling of the financial ...

and more »
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NJ.com

Audit critical of NJ's environmental agency
Philadelphia Inquirer
AP An Environmental Protection Agency audit found &! quot;significant shortcomings," especially in the DEP's division that handles contaminated site cleanups. ...

Don't Exhale: EPA Expected to Declare Carbon Dioxide a Dangerous ...FOXNews
EPA Criticizes NJ's Monitoring of Contaminated SitesWNYC
Another update on possible appointee for EPA regional administratorAustin American-Statesman
Asbury Park Press -AlterNet -Philadelphia Inquirer
all 23 news articles »
Read More....


Political, business and environmental leaders tackle ocean trash
San Jose Mercury News
WATSONVILLE -- Government officials, business leaders and environmentalists gathered Friday at the headquarters of West Marine to discuss ...

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The San Francisco Appeal

San Francisco asks judge to lift ban on bike plan
San Jose Mercury News
AP SAN FRANCISCO—San Francisco is asking a judge to lift a 3-year-old injunction on the city's bike plan now that an environmental review has been completed ...
City asks court to move forward with bike planSan Francisco Chronicle
Another milestone in the bike plan sagaThe San Francisco Examiner
Motion To Lift Bike Plan Stalling Injunction FiledThe San F! rancisco Appeal
Streetsblog San Francisco
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Dexigner

Some Buildings Not Living Up to Green Label
New York Times
According to an environmental assessment last year, it did not score high enough to qualify for the Energy Star label granted by the Environmental ...
Going for the gold and green: WPS proudly debuts its new energy ...NewsoftheNorth.Net
Buildings in RP get on the green bandwagonInquirer.net
Email StoryWJFW-TV
Durham Herald Sun
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By germanifa01 - August 31st, 2009, 0:17, Category: General



Coast Guard Aims to Halt Spread of Invasive Aquatic Species
Washington Post
The Coast Guard issued proposed standards for ballast water treatment Thursday that had been long awaited by environmental groups, ...

and more »
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NJ.com

Audit critical of NJ's environmental agency
Philadelphia Inquirer
AP An Environmental Protection Agency audit found "significant shortcomings," especially in the DEP's division that handles contaminated site cleanups. ...
Don't Exhale: EPA Expected to Declare Carbon Dioxide a Dangerous ...FOXN! ews
EPA Criticizes NJ's Monitoring of Contaminated SitesWNYC
Another update on possible appointee for EPA regional administratorAustin American-Statesman
Asbury Par! k Press -AlterNet -Philadelphia Inquirer
all 23 news articles »
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By germanifa01 - August 30th, 2009, 11:17, Category: General



Genesee County gets OK to tap Lake Huron
Chicago Tribune
Michigan environmental officials on Friday gave Genesee County permission to withdraw up to 85 million gallons a day ...
Water newsDetroit Free Press
State Department of Environmental Quality issues permit for Lake ...MLive.com
State DEQ agrees to Genesee County's water plansThe Detroit News
680 News -The Michigan News

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The San Francisco Appeal

San Francisco asks judge to lift ban on bike plan
San Jose Mercury News
AP SAN FRANCISCO—San Francisco is asking a judge to lift a 3-year-old injunction on the city's bik! e plan now that an environmental review has been completed ..! .
City asks court to move forward with bike planSan Francisco Chronicle
Another milestone in the bike plan sagaThe San Francisco Examiner
Motion To Lift Bik! e Plan Stalling Injunction FiledThe San Francisco Appeal
Streetsblog San Francisco -San Francisco Bay Guardian
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As Md. Praises the Green Amid the Blacktop, Skeptics Continue to ...
Washington Post
After decades of controversy over an Intercounty Connector's environmental impacts, Maryland roads officials are billing it as "one of ...

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Online database helps hold county restaurants accountable
San Jose Mercury News
SANTA CRUZ -- Nearly three years ago, county r! estaurants got an extra incentive to stay squeaky clean when the Environmental Health ...

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